Once he was a high finance big-wig, living the good life on Long Island and working with his father. Now he is brought low and his "dream career" is lost to him. All because of that mean old government.
Family in Jeopardy Because of Government
There is way too much to laugh at in that story.
Can you conceive of a father-son mortgage company? What kind of operation is that? You want to buy a house? Well you could go to Chase or Wells Fargo or Citi Bank or Joe Mogelefsky. "I'll go with Joe! He sounds reliable."
So, when apparently the law and regulations on mortgage lenders eventually caught up with them, he fled New York for North Carolina where he got his "dream job".
He's got some kids and a family and a computer. So he spends his days playing on-line poker for real money.
Sorry, guys, but I learned a long time ago that the casino pays for all those bright lights, fancy suites, gold filigree walls and heavy brocade drapes with their profits. They don't lose. Ever.